March 3rd is Sex Workers Rights Day

Back in 2001, over 25,000 sex workers gathered in India for a festival despite efforts from prohibitionist groups who tried to prevent it taking place by pressuring the government to revoke their permit.┬áThe event was organized by┬áDurbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee, a Calcutta based group that has over 50,000 sex worker members (wow!!!), and members of … Read more